Monthly Archives: March 2010

Heart Palpitations and Magnesium

by in Anxiety, Dr. Benjamin Lynch, Fruits and Veggies, Heart Disease, Kitchen Sink, Pregnancy, Reader Questions March 25, 2010

Hi Dr. Ben, Question:I am currently pregnant and have been experiencing heart palpitations. My midwife told me to take magnesium. I have been taking a drugstore brand of magnesium oxide 250mg pills, but I don’t think I’m absorbing as much as I should because I am still having palpitations before my next dose. So, my question is […]

The 17 Grooviest Green Foods

by in Anti-Aging, Anti-Inflammatory, Best, Constipation, Dehydration, Detox, Diet Tips, Fruits and Veggies, Kitchen Sink, Liver Support, Olive Oil, Raw Foods Diet, Superfoods, Weight Loss, Whole Foods Diet March 18, 2010

#1 Cabbage: Of course since we are celebrating St. Patties Day we MUST celebrate cabbage! Recently I went to an Irish Pub and ordered corned beef and cabbage, and was horrified to find out that the beef is “corned” because it is brined with corn sized pieces of salt! Hold the corned beef, but keep […]

Aunt Sally’s $10,000 Chicken Recipe Gets a Makeover

by in Kitchen Sink, Recipes, Weight Loss, Wheat Free/Gluten Free, Whole Foods Diet, Whole Foods Makeover March 17, 2010

My Aunt Sally won $10,000 for this recipe, plus it is lowfat, simple, and delicious! This is my slightly healthier spin on it as I use olive oil instead of butter, brown rice instead of white, and lowfat sour cream rather than full fat. Preparation: Rinse and trim fat off four boneless skinless chicken breasts Marinate […]

Why You Should Lighten Your Purse and Lose Your Wallet

by in Back Pain, Knee Pain, Lifestyle Tips, Neck Pain, Pain Management, Reader Questions March 10, 2010

The days of big fat leather wallets loaded with long roles of plastic sheathed photos of friends, family, and girlfriends are over, thanks to modern day technology. Large wallets were so 1987! The new wallet is the “money clip” one simple tip I always give men with low back pain, neck pain, hip/hamstring/knee problems, is […]